When Michael Röhrdanz meets Angela, he knows she is the big love of his life. Eight years after the perfect wedding, she is pregnant for the third time, and they are both as happy as on the first day. Then something unfathomable happens: Angela has a serious stroke. From that moment on, she is a prisoner in her own body. But Michael won't accept what the doctors are convinced of: Angela is suffering from the "locked-in syndrome" and is going to die. What happens next is the story of a man whose true love moves mountains. Thanks to his efforts, Angela gives birth to a healthy little boy. And she survives.